Lizard Island Activities

Lizard Island offers visitors an abundance of fun and exciting activities to entertain and explore this special part of the world.

Stand Up Paddle Boarding: Easier than it looks, Stand Up Paddle Boarding is a great way to explore the shallow waters of Anchor Bay. Take your time and discover the colourful life that takes place beneath the waves, not to mention the benefits of the excellent core workout.

Walks: Explore Lizard Islands winding network of walking tracks on your own terms or take a guided tour with one of the islands resident Naturalists. Over the walk you'll learn about the seasonal migration patterns of the islands native wildlife and hear about the colourful history and eco focus of the island. This is a really great way to contribute a deeper perspective to your island holiday.

Motorised Dinghies: Enjoy a private motorised dinghy with your own picnic hamper and head out to explore the secret coves and waters of Lizard Island. Set anchor and explore beneath the waves with your snorkel gear – the ultimate romantic escape.

Glass Bottom Sea Kayak: Experience the Great Barrier Reef from a totally unique vantage point as you glide over the kaleidoscopic reef in a glass bottom sea kayak. At your own pace, watch various marine life, corals and rock formations through the crystal clear waters of Lizard Island.

Diving: Set right on the Great Barrier Reef and boasting its own beautiful fringing reefs, Lizard Island has the advantage of being able to offer divers both half and full day reef experiences. Lizard's purpose-built dive boat operates full day excursions to stunning Inner and Outer Reef dive sites, including the world famous Cod Hole, renowned for its huge, but friendly, Potato Cod.

Other Lizard Island activities include:

  • Snorkelling
  • Tennis
  • Scuba Diving
  • Game Fishing
  • Night diving
Fishing Charter